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Senior Credit Analyst - Counterparty Credit Underwriting/Financial Institutions

Company: U.S. Bank
Location: Milwaukee
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

At U.S. Bank, we're on a journey to do our best. Helping the customers and businesses we serve to make better and smarter financial decisions and enabling the communities we support to grow and succeed. We believe it takes all of us to bring our shared ambition to life, and each person is unique in their potential. A career with U.S. Bank gives you a wide, ever-growing range of opportunities to discover what makes you thrive at every stage of your career. Try new things, learn new skills and discover what you excel at-all from Day One.
Job Description
This position is within the Domestic Institutional Risk Management team, which is a risk management & compliance function within the broader Credit Risk Management department. Primary responsibility of this position is to support the Bank's growth and profitability via discretionary facilities by conducting credit analysis, proposing internal rating assignments, and making counterparty risk limit recommendations of various counterparties and financial institutions in the United States. Credit analysis includes research and evaluation of financial performance, operating environment, management, ownership, market position/concentration, and strengths/weaknesses in the context of the current and forecast economic environment, resulting in sound counterparty risk management. Proposals and recommendations are presented in writing.
Other core responsibilities include monitoring financial condition of assigned portfolio, conducting initial analysis, interim credit actions, and periodic reviews of assigned portfolios. This position has extensive interaction with a broad array of business lines throughout the company, as the analyst will serve as point person for Front Office for management of credit and counterparty risk resulting from transactions executed by the different business lines. Business lines supported by this position include Depository Financial Institutions, Insurance, Security Industry & Investment Management, Foreign Exchange, Corporate Treasury, Capital Markets, Payment Systems, Leasing, and Wealth. Successful candidates exhibit strong abilities in the areas of organization, self-motivation, flexibility, and adaptability. The position regularly evolves to include credit approval responsibilities.
Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree, or equivalent work experience

  • Typically more than six years of applicable experience

    Preferred Skills/Experience

    • Proficient in MS Excel

    • Extensive credit analysis, investigation, and decision making skills

    • Strong working knowledge of accounting, economics and finance

    • Fundamental knowledge of or experience working in the banking industry

    • Strong interpersonal skills - ability to work independently, with internal customers and in a team environment

    • Considerable knowledge of applicable laws, regulations, financial services, and regulatory trends that impact their assigned line of business

    • Considerable understanding of the business line's operations, products/services, systems, and associated risks/controls

    • Thorough knowledge of Risk/Compliance/Audit competencies

    • Strong analytical, process facilitation and project management skills

    • Effective presentation, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills

    • Effective relationship building and negotiation skills

    • Proficient computer navigation skills using a variety of software packages, including Microsoft Office applications and word processing, spreadsheets, databases, and presentations

    • Applicable professional certifications

      If there's anything we can do to accommodate a disability during any portion of the application or hiring process, please refer to our disability accommodations for applicants ( .
      Learn how the way we work at U.S. Bank ( drives meaningful relationships with our customers and collaboration across the company.
      Our approach to benefits and total rewards considers our team members' whole selves and what may be needed to thrive in and outside work. That's why our benefits are designed to help you and your family boost your health, protect your financial security and give you peace of mind. Our benefits include the following (some may vary based on role, location or hours):

      • Healthcare (medical, dental, vision)

      • Basic term and optional term life insurance

      • Short-term and long-term disability

      • Pregnancy disability and parental leave

      • 401(k) and employer-funded retirement plan

      • Paid vacation (from two to five weeks depending on salary grade and tenure)

      • Up to 11 paid holiday opportunities

      • Adoption assistance

      • Sick and Safe Leave accruals of one hour for every 30 worked, up to 80 hours per calendar year unless otherwise provided by law

        EEO is the Law
        U.S. Bank is an equal opportunity employer committed to creating a diverse workforce. We consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status, among other factors. Applicants can learn more about the company's status as an equal opportunity employer by viewing the federal KNOW YOUR RIGHTS ( EEO poster.
        U.S. Bank participates in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security E-Verify program in all facilities located in the United States and certain U.S. territories. The E-Verify program is an Internet-based employment eligibility verification system operated by the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services. Learn more about the E-Verify program ( .
        The salary range reflects figures based on the primary location, which is listed first. The actual range for the role may differ based on the location of the role. In addition to salary, US Bank offers a comprehensive benefits package, including incentive and recognition programs, equity stock purchase 401k contribution and pension (all benefits are subject to eligibility requirements). Pay Range: $99,365.00 - $116,900.00 - $128,590.00
        U.S. Bank will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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